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WEST 54TH STREET over AMTRAK W.SIDE CON

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Coordinates:
+40.76764, -73.99109
40°46'04" N, 73°59'28" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:WEST 54TH STREET over AMTRAK W.SIDE CON
Structure number:000000002245350
Location:IN MANHATTAN
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:37.7 ft. [11.5 m]
Total length:78.1 ft. [23.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:20°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1935
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,705 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:68.1
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$2,512,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2016FairFairGoodGood370568.1
May 2014FairFairGoodGood371368.1
May 2012FairFairGoodGood370068.1
June 2010FairFairGoodGood358368.1
April 2008FairFairGoodGood358368.1
October 2006FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory358368.1
November 2004FairFairGoodGood358368.1
June 2002FairFairGoodGood397967.7
April 2000FairFairGoodGood397971.7
January 1998FairFairGoodSatisfactory397971.7
April 1996PoorPoorFairFair160058.4
March 1994PoorPoorPoorPoor160040.5
April 1992PoorPoorPoorPoor160040.5
March 1990PoorPoorPoorPoor160044.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.8960859370
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,19401,19400
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.4,67004,5531170
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.2,65002,65000
Substructure
Steel Columneach40400
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.252025200
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.5005000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.126012600
Steel Pier Caplinear ft.6306300
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.656065600
Bearings
Fixed Bearingeach1201200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.4804800